Director of Big Data Institute

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Lei Chen received his BS degree in Computer Science at Tian Jin University ,P.R.China(BS 94), and an MA degree in computer science at Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) Asian Institute of Technology (MS 97). He received a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at University of Waterloo. Lei Chen is an IEEE Fellow and ACM Distinguished Scientist

Office: Room 3561
Tel: 852-2358-6980
Fax: 852-2358-1477
Email: leichen@cse.ust.hk
Group: Database Research Group

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Crowdsourcing-based Data Processing:

Uncertain and Probabilistic Database:

Web Data Management, Graph databases and Social Network Privacy:

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Distributed Databases, Data Management over Sensor Networks and P2P Networks:

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